About Me~

Leslie Eva Tayloe is the author of two picture books, I’m Fishing with Pop-Pop Today (Austin Macauley, Publishers, 2022), and Save the Trees (Brandylane/BelleIsleBooks, Winter 2023) Illustrator, Lintang Panda Pratiwi. She is a former analyst with the federal government, and a substitute teacher for elementary school-aged children. Leslie lives with her partner, Michael, in Virginia. When Leslie isn’t writing, she loves to read, craft anything, and take long walks with her dog, Frankie.

Leslie earned a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Nevada, and a Master’s Degree from the University of Maryland. She is a member of SCBWI and CBI/WriteForKids, and participates in the 12X12 Picture Book Challenge. She works with two critique groups. Also, Leslie was instrumental in forming Kidlit At Heart Marketing Group. https://youtu.be/jM8HewbcCGQ You can subscribe at kidlitatheart.com.